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Alvarion to provide Namibian schools with broadband Internet access.

TELECOMWORLDWIRE-24 January 2003-Alvarion to provide Namibian schools with broadband Internet access(C)1994-2003 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD

Broadband wireless access solutions provider Alvarion Ltd is set to provide broadband access to schools in Namibia.

Alvarion will deploy 45 BreezeACCESS base stations to provide a broadband wireless access network in the 2.4GHz and 5.8GHz frequency bands. This will provide broadband Internet access to approximately 900 schools, some of which do not currently have a telephone line.

The project is part of Namibia's SchoolNet project which aims to provide a telecomms network providing Internet access to all educational institutions in Namibia.

The cost of the network deployment was not announced.

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Date:Jan 24, 2003
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